Take A Swing at Cancer- Steam Pub Charity Golf Outing

2018-08-15T12:27:42+00:00

On Monday, August 27th, the Philmont Country Club of Huntington Valley, in conjunction with STEAM Pub and The D’Angelo Foundation are hosting the benefit for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.  The Take a Swing at Cancer benefit was created to honor those in our community who have fought tirelessly against cancer; all proceeds from our [...]

Take A Swing at Cancer- Steam Pub Charity Golf Outing2018-08-15T12:27:42+00:00

3 Music Festivals to End Summer on the Right Note

2018-08-12T22:42:26+00:00

by Betsy Natter It may be hot during these last days of summer, but so is the music scene in MontCo. There is still plenty of time to take in a local outdoor concert or even attend a larger music festival before heading back to work and school routines. These three upcoming festivals represent a [...]

3 Music Festivals to End Summer on the Right Note2018-08-12T22:42:26+00:00

Explore, Paint & Relax in Montco’s Glorious Gardens

2018-07-31T13:17:45+00:00

by Betsy Natter Montgomery County is in full bloom and summer is the perfect time to enjoy the gorgeous color and fragrances of the season at a public garden or arboretum. While the Greater Philadelphia area is well known for the magnificence of Longwood Gardens, there’s no need to take a long drive when several [...]

Explore, Paint & Relax in Montco’s Glorious Gardens2018-07-31T13:17:45+00:00

MontCo Creameries: Sweet Stops on PA’s Official Ice Cream Trail

2018-07-24T12:43:17+00:00

By Betsy Natter One of summer’s many pleasures is enjoying a refreshing ice cream cone, creamy and flavorful. And as if you really needed another excuse, Pennsylvania now has an official Ice Cream Trail!  Now you can eat your fill of this summertime staple, support local dairy farms and win prizes. Proudly, Montgomery County features [...]

MontCo Creameries: Sweet Stops on PA’s Official Ice Cream Trail2018-07-24T12:43:17+00:00

Try a Local Happening Farmers Market

2018-07-03T20:23:42+00:00

Summer is the season for farmers markets. They are the best place to get local and organically grown produce, locally crafted beverages, baked goods and even fresh made soap. If you need to get out and get a taste of summer visit one of the farmers' markets that you voted to the Happening List. Lansdale [...]

Try a Local Happening Farmers Market2018-07-03T20:23:42+00:00

Spring Fair and Festival Guide 2018

2018-05-07T13:43:22+00:00

by Betsy Natter After a long winter, spring is finally here, so it’s time to get out and enjoy the beautiful weather. All over Montgomery County communities are holding outdoor festivals with plenty of music, food, shopping and fun for the entire family. Check out our list of what’s happening. Spring Fest 2018 – May [...]

Spring Fair and Festival Guide 20182018-05-07T13:43:22+00:00

11 Spring Activities in MontCo Parks

2018-03-13T17:21:33+00:00

Spring is just around the corner... ...and MontCo is bustling with activities to kick off the season. Whether learning about nature, getting ready for the big egg hunt or snuggling up to a woolly sheep, there is something here for everyone. Learn About Nature Norristown Farm Park 2500 Upper Farm Rd., Norristown, PA 19403 (610) [...]

11 Spring Activities in MontCo Parks2018-03-13T17:21:33+00:00

Maple Sugar Festivals: Winter’s Sweet End

2018-02-21T16:39:51+00:00

The air is warming bit by bit with spring just a few weeks away. Already, the area’s maple trees are gearing up for the growing season and sap is flowing through their trunks. February is the season to tap into those trees, extract sweet, sticky sap and boil it into tasty maple products. Learn all [...]

Maple Sugar Festivals: Winter’s Sweet End2018-02-21T16:39:51+00:00

Winter Hikes for Learning & Fun

2018-01-23T23:14:23+00:00

// BY BETSY NATTER It’s cold outside but there is still plenty of activity in the woodlands and parks throughout Montgomery County. Many animals are especially active as owls and foxes are in the midst of mating seasons. Resist the urge to hibernate indoors and join naturalists at these area parks for winter excursions to [...]

Winter Hikes for Learning & Fun2018-01-23T23:14:23+00:00

Living with Littles: Give a Hoot

2018-01-17T12:02:15+00:00

Flock to It- Bird Watching All you need is an outdoor space.  Whether it's a yard or a public park, bird watching is free, fun way to peak your little's interest in nature and wildlife.  It will also help your little sharpen their awareness skills.  It doesn't hurt that bird watching is also [...]

Living with Littles: Give a Hoot2018-01-17T12:02:15+00:00